Jeff Gordon passed teammate Kasey Kahne with 16 laps remaining and held off the field to score his fifth Brickyard 400 victory.
Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, Carl Edwards, Kyle Busch, Joey Logano, Denny Hamlin, and Kevin Harvick could all clinch spots in the Chase at Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend. The magic number leaving the Crown Royal 400 is 289 points ahead of 31st-place in the points. Any driver ahead of that mark will be in the playoffs.
Jeff Gordon has not won at Indianapolis Motor Speedway since 2004 but six of his last seven attempts there ended in top-10 finishes.
Jeff Gordon has the most consecutive top-10 so far in 2014. Nine of his 13 such finishes came on the heels of another top-10 and there are only two occasions in which he finished outside that mark in consecutive races.
Jeff Gordon is the only driver in the Cup field with an average finish better than 10th. Just past the mid-point of the 2014 season, he has an average of 9.6.
Jeff Gordon attempted to stretch his fuel mileage at New Hampshire, but a green-white-checkered finish extended the race and caused him to run out of gas under caution. He finished 26th in the Camping World RV Sales 301. Gordon was in second when he ran out of gas.
Jeff Gordon (No. 24 Chevrolet SS) has the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first Saturday practice for the Sprint Cup Camping World RV Sales 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
When Greg Biffle crashed at the end of the Coke Zero 400 and the team did not have enough time to repair his Ford, he passed the mantle of most consecutive races in which a driver was running at the end to Jeff Gordon. The No. 24 driver’s mark currently stands at 36 consecutive races.
Jeff Gordon enters the Camping World RV Sales 301 with a 17-race, top-15 streak at New Hampshire dating back to the fall 2005 race.
Jeff Gordon (No. 24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet) has three wins, 16 top fives, 22 top 10s; four poles and an average finish of 10.6 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Jeff Gordon (No. 24 Pepsi Real Sugar Chevrolet) has six wins, 13 top fives, 20 top 10s; three poles and an average finish of 16.3 at Daytona International Speedway.
Jeff Gordon (No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet) leads the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings with 580 points; Current Chase seed: 6.
Jeff Gordon (No. 24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet) has one top five, three top 10s and an average finish of 7.7 at Kentucky Speedway.
Jeff Gordon (No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet) leads the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings with 537 points.